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Things to do in London - Attractions and Museums

London is home to countless museums and attractions. Here are some things to do in the city!

The British Museum: Visit a museum founded in 1753, exhibiting a collection of works from all over the world spanning 2 million years of history.

Nearest Tube: Russell Square
Cost of Admission: Free
Opening Times: 10:00am - 5:30pm (Saturday to Wednesday), 10:00am - 8:30pm (Thursday to Friday)
Website: The British Museum

Dali Universe: Visit a surreal exhibit of 500 of Dali’s works - the gallery itself is part of the experience!

Nearest Tube: Waterloo
Cost of Admission: £8.50 (adult), £7.00 (senior), £5.50 (child), free (under 4 years)
Opening Times: 10:00am - 6:30pm daily
Website: Dali Universe

The London Eye: Visit the world's highest observation wheel offering fabulous views of London. Closed for annual maintenance from January 6 to February 9, 2005.

Nearest Tube: Waterloo or Westminster
Cost of Admission: £11.50 (adult), £9.00 (senior), £5.75 (child), free (under 5 years)
Opening Times: 9:30am - 8:00pm (February to April), 9:30am - 9:00pm (May, June, September) 9:30am - 10:00pm (July, August), 9:30am - 8:00pm (October to December)
Website: The London Eye

The London Dungeon: Visit scary episodes of London’s history including the Plague and Jack the Ripper. Spooky family fun.

Nearest Tube: London Bridge
Cost of Admission: £13.95 (adult), £11.25 (senior), £9.95 (child), free (under 5 years)
Opening Times: 10:30am - 5:00pm
Website: The London Dungeon

Madame Tussauds: Visit your favorite celebrities at the wax museum and so much more. Great fun for the family.

Nearest Tube: Baker Street
Cost of Admission: £9.90 - £21.99 (adult), £8.10 - £17.99 (senior), £5.40 - £16.99 (child), free (under 5 years)
Opening Times: 9:00am - 6:00pm (weekends), 9:30am - 5:30pm (weekdays)
Website: Madame Tussauds

National Gallery: Visit one of the world’s greatest collections of European painting.

Nearest Tube: Charing Cross or Leicester Square
Cost of Admission: Free
Opening Times: 10:00am - 6:00pm (daily), 10:00am - 9:00pm (Wednesday)
Website: National Gallery

The Tate Modern: Visit a museum of modern art housed in a former power station on the banks of the River Thames.

Nearest Tube: Blackfriars or Southwark
Cost of Admission: Free
Opening Times: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Sunday to Thursday), 10:00am - 10:00pm (Friday and Saturday)
Website: The Tate Modern

The West End: Visit the world famous theatre district and take in a lavish production.

Nearest Tube: Varies (Leicester Square or Covent Garden are in the thick of it all!)
Cost of Admission: Varies
Opening Times: Varies
Website: West End Theatre

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